Meningococcal meningitis is caused by the Neisseria Meningitidis bacteria, a life-threatening disease potentially kill a healthy kid or adult inside 24 hours after the first symptom shows up.
It is often misinterpreted with other common viral diseases. This bacterial disease spreads whenever an infected person sneezes or coughs, sharing your eating utensils or cigarettes & can increase your risk.
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) those who survive this disease often experience severe health consequences like brain damage, neurological problems and deafness. It is very important to ask your medical provider about vaccines that can protect you and your loved ones
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